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Essential Verbs

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to accept
accepter
to admire
admirer
to advise
conseiller
to permit
permettre
to answer
répondre
to arrive
arriver
to ask
demander
to attend
assister à
to be
être
to be able to
pouvoir
to become bored
s'ennuyer
to be born
naître
to become
devenir
to begin
commencer
to believe
croire
to blush
rougir
to borrow
emprunter
to break
casser
to breathe
respirer
to bring (a thing)
apporter
to brush
brosser
to burn
brûler
to buy
acheter
to call
appeler
to calm
calmer
to check
vérifier
to choose
choisir
to comb
peigner
to come
venir
to come back
revenir
to pass
passer
to enter
entrer (dans)
to compare
comparer
to continue
continuer
to cough
tousser
to count
compter
to cry (tears)
pleurer
to cut
couper
to demand
exiger
to describe
décrire
to destroy
détruire
to detest
détester
to die
mourir
to disappear
disparaître
to disobey
désobéir
to divorce
divorcer
to do, to make
faire
to draw
dessiner
to drink
boire
to dry off
secher
to eat
manger
to instruct
instruire
to erase
effacer
to examine
examiner
to explain
expliquer
to fall
tomber
to fall asleep
s'endormir
to fill
remplir
to finish
finir
to fly
voler
to follow
suivre
to forget
oublier
to freeze
geler
to gain weight
grossir
to get up
se lever
to give
donner
to give back
rendre
to go
aller
to return (to a place)
retourner
to go down
descendre
to go out
sortir
to go up
monter
to grow up
grandir
to happen,to arrive
arriver
to have
avoir
to heat
chauffer
to help
aider
to hope
espérer
to hurt
blesser
to identify
identifier
to inform (oneself of something)
se renseigner
to invite
inviter
it is necessary
il faut
to kiss
embrasser
to know someone
connaître
to know something
savoir
to learn
apprendre
to leave, to depart
partir
to lend
prêter
to like
aimer bien
to listen
écouter
to look at
regarder
to look for
chercher
to look onto
donner sur
to lose
perdre
to lose weight
maigrir
to love
aimer
to lower
baisser
to mark
marquer
to meet
rencontrer
to be mistaken
se tromper
to mix
mélanger
must, to have to
devoir
to note, to remark
noter, constater, remarquer
to obey
obéir
to observe
observer
to obtain
obtenir
to offer
offrir
to open
ouvrir
to owe
devoir
to paint
peindre
to pass by
passer
to pay
payer
to permit
permettre
to phone
téléphoner
to play
jouer
to pollute
polluer
to prefer
préférer
to prepare
préparer
to present
présenter
to produce
produire
to promise
promettre
to punish
punir
to push
pousser
to put
mettre
to rain
pleuvoir
to read
lire
to refuse
refuser
to recognize
reconnaître
to remember`(Synonyme: se souvenir)
se rappeler
to remember (Synonyme: se rappeler)
se souvenir
to rent
louer
to repeat
répéter
to require
exiger
to reserve
réserver
to reside
habiter
to rest
se reposer
to roll
rouler
to save, to economize
économiser
to say
dire
to seem
sembler
to sell
vendre
to send
envoyer
to separate
séparer
to serve
servir
to share
partager
to shave
raser, se raser
to show
montrer
to sleep
dormir
to sit down
s'asseoir
to sort
trier
to talk, to speak
parler
to spell
épeler
to spy
espionner
to start
commencer
to steal
voler
to stay
rester
to study
étudier
to subscribe
s'abonner
to succeed
réussir
to suggest
suggérer
to swim
nager
to take
prendre
to tell (a story)
raconter
to think
penser
to threaten
menacer
to throw
jeter
to trace
tracer
to travel
voyager
to turn
tourner
to turn off
éteindre
to turn on
allumer
to understand
comprendre
to wait
attendre
to wake up
réveiller, se réveiller
to walk
marcher
to walk around, to go for a walk
se promener
to want
vouloir
to wash
laver
to waste
gaspiller
to wear
porter
to wipe
essuyer
to worry
s'inquiéter
to write
écrire
to yell
crier